n. act of intensely supporting a cause

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • drumbeating — noun see drumbeat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • drumbeating — See drumbeater. * * * …   Universalium

  • drumbeating — noun That to beat on drums …   Wiktionary

  • drumbeating — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : vociferous advocacy of a cause …   Useful english dictionary

  • drumbeat — noun Date: 1817 1. a stroke on a drum or its sound; also a series of such strokes 2. vociferous advocacy of a cause 3. drumfire 2 • drumbeater noun • drumbeating noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • advocacy — Synonyms and related words: abetment, admonition, advice, advising, advocating, advocation, aegis, auspices, backing, briefing, bruiting, buildup, care, caution, caveat, certificate of character, championship, character, character reference,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • buildup — Synonyms and related words: access, accession, accretion, accrual, accruement, accumulation, acknowledgment, addition, advance, advertising, advocacy, advocating, aggrandizement, amplification, appreciation, ascent, assemblage, assembly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • flack — Synonyms and related words: advocacy, advocating, antiaircraft fire, bruiting, buildup, cross fire, curtain fire, direct fire, drumbeating, dry fire, file fire, fire, fire of demolition, firepower, fireworks, firing, flak, ground fire, gunfight,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • promotion — Synonyms and related words: Great Leap Forward, abetting, acknowledgment, advance, advancement, advancing, advertisement, advertising, advocacy, advocating, affiche, aiding, amelioration, amendment, appreciation, ascent, assisting, backing,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • salesmanship — Synonyms and related words: advocacy, advocating, allurement, blandishment, bruiting, buildup, cajolement, cajolery, coaxing, conning, consumer preference study, consumer research, consumer survey, direct mail selling, drumbeating, engagement,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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